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5 Reasons to Visit The Cedar Valley Farmers Market in Murphy NC

The Cedar Valley Farmers Market in Murphy NC is one of the area’s most popular traditions. Every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., farmers and artisans come downtown to share their work with locals and visitors alike. Located at the old L&N Depot at 132 Hiwassee Street in Murphy NC, 28906, this weekly event is a blast for the whole family. Here are five reasons you should stop by the Farmers Market during your next vacation in Murphy:

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History Comes to Life at Summer Festival in the Great Smoky Mountains

Have you ever wondered what life was like in the Smokies over one hundred years ago? This summer, you’ll have the chance to see history come to life at the annual Women’s Work Festival at the Mountain Farm Museum. This free event in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park celebrates the past with a great collection of hands on activities and demonstrations. Read on to learn everything you need to know. Read More

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Celebrate Spring at Murphy’s Best Family Fun Park

It’s finally spring in the Great Smoky Mountains! If you’re ready to get outdoors and celebrate the season, there’s nowhere better to visit than WagonMaster Adventure Ranch. Nestled in the Smokies, this 73 acre family fun park is one of the most popular things to do in Murphy, NC. With gem mining, mini golf, paintball, and so much more, WagonMaster is guaranteed to have something for every member of your family.   Read More

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Recommended Ways to Spend a Day in North Carolina

Lush mountains and scenic views await those who dream of a relaxing and spectacular vacation. There’s so much to see and do while on visiting the mountains that it’s hard to see all the beauty of the waterfalls, mountain vistas, valleys and wildlife. Since we want to help you you see as much of the spectacular landscape as possible on your vacation, we’ve put together an full-day itinerary of suggested things to do near Murphy. Read More

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Wake Up to Spring in North Carolina

North Carolina comes alive in spring. With a warm mountain climate and cool breezes, there are few places as spectacular to look at or enjoy during the season. Whether you want to begin an adventure in the mountains or take to the city for a little history, North Carolina has all you need for a one-of-a-king spring season. Read More

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Top Outdoor Activities in Murphy

A trip to North Carolina will take your family onto a journey of outdoor adventure and historic appeal. For families staying in Western Carolina, there are a ton of activities around and in Murphy NC, whether you want to get out in nature or just see it from the comfort of your own vehicle. Here are our top three outdoor activities for your next mountain vacation. Read More


Enjoy a Honeymoon Hideaway in the Mountains

For busy couples with work and family schedules, jetting off to exotic honeymoon destinations for multiple weeks is more challenging than ever. Instead, couples have been choosing shorter weeklong or weekend honeymoons to de-stress after the wedding planning and ceremony before getting into the swing of married life. If your dream destination is a peaceful mountain top, there’s nowhere better than your very own Hillside Hideaway. Read More

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Tips to Stay Healthy While Traveling

It’s hard to stay motivated while on vacation. Between munching in the car and decadent restaurant meals, healthy eating and exercise can be left behind while traveling. To help vacationing families embarking on adventures this spring and summer, Mountain Country Cabin Rentals, the premier provider of cabins in Murphy NC, has created a list of simple tips for shaping up on the go. Read More

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Save Money on Cabins and Attractions at Mountain Country Cabin Rentals

A cabin sheltered by the mountains is an ideal retreat for families and couples who want to enjoy gorgeous scenery and exciting entertainment. Not only are Mountain Country Cabin Rentals’ cabins in Murphy NC near stunning destinations, our guests receive special discounts from the area’s top resort, Brasstown Valley Resort. Located just a short drive from Murphy, the resort features horseback riding, spa treatments and more. Read More

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Three Stunning Places to Visit Near Murphy NC

A true tribute to the easy-going days of the past, Murphy is a charming, small-town located in Western North Carolina. Those who vacation in the area’s cabins do so for the gorgeous views and slow paced lifestyle. Visitors who feel like exploring natural landmarks and unique activities outside of Murphy can do so easily because of the area’s convenient location to Georgia, Tennessee and North Carolina’s best sights. Read More

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Delight in Mountain Views from Charming Cabins in Murphy NC

The majestic mountains of North Carolina provide vacationers stunning views and a laid-back lifestyle.  Imagine a gorgeous view while watching the kids play in the yard before stargazing on the open porch. The city is too crowded and filled with lights to have a true country retreat, but our cabins in Murphy NC are private and quiet for a restful family vacation. Read More

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Top 3 Things to Do in Murphy Year-Round

Are you considering visiting the Southeast to enjoy local charm and unique finds? On your next visit to North Carolina, discover some of the best things to do in Murphy in winter and throughout the year that will get your family outdoors and enjoying the charming area. There’s plenty to do and see, so allow Mountain Country Cabins in Murphy NC to be your guide. Read More

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Soak Your Cares Away in Murphy NC Cabin Rentals

There’s nothing more relaxing than a quiet getaway with mountain views to enjoy from a rejuvenating hot tub or front porch rocking chair. If you’re looking for a place to breathe in fresh mountain air and forget about your troubles, our Murphy NC cabin rentals with an outdoor hot tub and other luxurious amenities are the ideal place to get away from city life and soak your cares away Read More

Enjoy Fresh Air and Saving at Cabins in Murphy

mountain and tree views from log cabin porchAt Mountain Country Cabin Rentals, life is as peaceful as the soft breeze that blows through the mountain trees. If your busy schedule is keeping you from breathing in the fresh mountain air, we’re inviting you to stay in one of our cabins in Murphy. Guests can relax and spend time with the ones they love without distractions, and, to make it even better, we’re now offering winter specials to save money and breathe easy in the mountains. Read More